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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    Gerhard Richter (b. 1932)

    Rot-Blau-Gelb

    Price Realised  

    Gerhard Richter (b. 1932)
    Rot-Blau-Gelb
    signed numbered and dated 'Richter, 73 83' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    10 3/8 x 20 7/8 in. (26.6 x 53 cm.)
    Painted in 1973.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Seriaal, Amsterdam
    Galerie Onnasch, Berlin
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 11 May 2006, lot 548
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Literature

    J. Harten, Gerhard Richter Paintings 1962-1985, Cologne, 1986, no. 338/83, p. 163, illustrated as part of an installation (illustrated). A. Thill et. al., Gerhard Richter, Catalogue Raisonné: 1962-1993, Vol. III, Osternfildern-Ruit, 1993, no. 338/83 (illustrated in color as part of an installation).
    H. Butin and S. Gronert, eds., Gerhard Richter. Editionen 1965-2004, Ostfildern-Ruit, 2004, cat. no. 50, p. 190 (another example illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Galerie Seriaal and Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Gerhard Richter, 1973.